• 2019 Pope Prize Winner

    Congratulations to Madelyn Broome '19, the recipient of the 2019 Gregory T. Pope '80 Prize for science writing. The Pope Prize is awarded annually to a graduating senior for outstanding articles or papers on scientific topics written for a broad audience. A committee consisting of Council members and science writers selected her winning essay "Where is the Water?”. Congratulations Madelyn!

  • Hack the Drag Fashion Show

    Sun, Mar 24, 2019, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Hack the Drag is a weekend-long hackathon with the aim of providing a safe space for culturally relevant STEM-making and teaching through wearable electronics and drag. Participants will design drag costumes that include programmable lights and other sensors. Participants will be guided through design iteration, circuit-making, and presentation. Participants will make their creations throughout the weekend and show off the final product in a Sunday afternoon drag show.

  • Effective Science Communication

    Monday, Sep 30, 2019

    CST's Associate Director of Science Education, Catherine Riihimaki shared her insights and expertise of effective science communication via her collaboration on the new Princeton podcast "All for Earth". Students, staff and other attendees of the workshop were also treated to a tour of the Broadcast center.

  • Academic Expo

    Mon, Sep 9, 2019, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

    Welcome to the Class of 2023

  • Sami Kahn

    As Executive Director of the Council on Science and Technology (CST) at Princeton, Dr. Sami Kahn works to advance the CST’s mission of promoting scientific literacy for all through quality interdisciplinary course development, robust STEM education research, and creative programming.  An award-winning STEM educator, teacher educator, and author, she uses her background in science education and law to inform her research and scholarship on inclusive science practices, socioscientific issues (SSI), argumentation, and social justice.


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